Undefeated former world lightweight champion Brandon “bam Bam” Rios (31-0, 22 KOs), top-rated contender “mile High” Mike Alvarado (33-1, 23 KOs) and Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum hosted an international media conference call to discuss Rios-Alvarado II which will take place, Saturday, March 30, at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.
Brandon Rios: I’m going for a knockout. That’s the way I feel right now.
Mike Alvarado: I’m gonna fight the same way. it just comes down to that night to make those adjustments.
Promoter Bob Arum: There’s only 1500 tickets left…I’m pretty sure we’ll have a sellout by fight time….one bit of advice I want to give both fighters: Nobody smoke a joint!